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Mrs. Johnson [funeral] [photonegative, ca. 1940]

view Mrs. Johnson [funeral] [photonegative, ca. 1940] digital asset number 1
Photographer:
Scurlock, Addison N. 1883-1964
Film manufacturer:
Defender
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on cellulose acetate film sheet, 10 x 8 in
1 item
Type:
Photographs
Retouching
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Date:
1930
1950
ca 1940
1930-1950
Summary:
Caption on negative: "48156 Mrs. Johnson 3 8x10". Small girl standing next to casket of boy, surrounded by flowers. "Mar. 15" without year written on original envelope. Retouching on face of girl. "Agfa Safety Film" edge imprint.
Cite as:
Photograph by Addison N. Scurlock. Scurlock Studio Records, ca. 1905-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Funeral rites and ceremonies
African American children
Cut flowers
Coffins
Funeral decorations
African Americans
Pencil
Local number:
48156 (Scurlock no.)
618nl0048156-01sc.tif (AC Scan No.; but a poor-quality image)
Box 618.004.065
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Black-and-white film negatives (Series 4), Scurlock Studio Records 1905-1994
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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